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  1. England's foreign legion is set to grow in autumn TestsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Daily Mail

    England's foreign legion is set to grow in autumn Tests while Ben Morgan has gone from discarded man to probable starter in double-quick time This week's column has a distinctly international flavour as England, Scotland and Wales all announced squads for the autumn internationals - with a few surprises to boot. We run you through some of the quirkier bits and pieces from those, and talk co-captains, horrible hits, dodgy kits and mobility scooters.

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  2. SA automotive sector remains successful despite difficult economic climateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    The South African automotive sector has been a success story for the country despite a difficult economic climate and competition from other African countries, a senior industry executive has said. Toyota South Africa Motors chief executive and president Andrew Kirby said the automotive sector contributed 58 percent of total manufacturing in the country and 6.9 percent of the gross domestic product.

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  3. .com | Young, broke and in debt - a tough life of taking out loans to repay other loansRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News24

    Nearly 25 million people in South Africa are in debt, and 40% of them are behind with their repayments, says the National Credit Regulator. Buyi Myeni* dreads phone calls from unknown numbers and emails from unknown sources.

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  4. Durban tuckshop owner uses bug spray on thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    A quick-thinking employee of a tuck shop used a Doom insecticide spray to scare off robbers in Hazelmere on Thursday. Prem Balram, Reaction Unit South Africa spokesperson, said that two men forced open the doors to a shipping container which was being used as a tuck shop.

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  5. Leeuwenburgh nurturing his love affair with City and PSLRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    In the space of just three months, after making the decision to leave the comfort and familiarity of his home in the Netherlands to sign for Cape Town City, the 24-year-old goalkeeper has rapidly warmed his way into the hearts of football fans across the country. Goalkeepers are crucial to the success of a football club.

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  6. Defying age on the football fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian

    Paulus Masehe began life as a striker, but is now playing in defence for Free State Stars There are really only two types of football players - those who mature with age and those younger players who can't keep up with the elders. Some attribute this to a healthy lifestyle whereas others blame the dominance of older players for the perceived inferior standard of football in South Africa.

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  7. .com | Weather Update: Fire warning issued for parts of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | News24

    A fire warning has been issued for the eastern parts of the Northern Cape as hot weather conditions have been predicted for the region on Friday. Light rain can be expected over the southern parts of the Western Cape, spreading to the south west coast and adjacent interior.

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  8. .com | Dispute over Durban school principal post comes to and end - for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | News24

    A bitter dispute over who should head up Austerville Primary School in Wentworth, Durban has come to an end - for now. The interview process, which resulted in the appointment of "junior" member of staff Akesh Singh as the principal in 2016, has to be started afresh, thanks to a recent arbitration ruling by chairperson, advocate Anashrin Pillay.

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  9. Itu X G experiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Bizcommunity

    Telkom briefed Grid to develop their stand experience for the World ITU Conference which took place in Durban this year. The World ITU Conference is an event which brings together global telecommunication leaders to exhibit and share learnings.

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  10. Dare for a scare this Halloween?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Families are invited to come down to uShaka Marine World where they will trick or treat through uShaka Marine World's Village Walk, then explore the scary Wreck Aquarium in the Phantom Ship. The journey ends with uShaka's Ghost and Ghouls special feature, showcasing all things ghoulish from 5pm, then Halloween guests will be spirited off to the dolphin amphitheatre for a show that not only includes Gambit, the largest bottlenose dolphin in a Southern African aquarium, and his finned family, but also some special Halloween characters and the Ocean Warriors who will form part of the lineup.

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  11. VBS assets up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    The curator of VBS Mutual Bank, Anoosh Rooplal, said on Thursday that unused and redundant assets of the embattled bank will be sold and all proceeds will be to the benefit of the creditors of the bank. The creditors include municipalities, trade creditors and the remaining retail depositors who currently have over R100 000 deposited in the mutual bank.

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  12. Freedom fighter and trade unionist Eric Mtshali diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mail & Guardian

    Mtshali was one of the founding members of the South African Congress of Trade Unions. If moments of historical significance were marked by the blowing of horns and the tolling of bells, South Africa would be standing still to observe the death of comrade Eric Mtshali.

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  13. Newlands to host Mzansi Super League opener between Cape Town Blitz, Tshwane SpartansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    AB de Villiers will spearhead the Tshwane Spartans batting line-up against the Cape Town Blitz. Photo: Gavin Barker/BackpagePix That comes after Cricket South Africa announced on Thursday that the opening game of the Mzansi Super League will be played at Newlands on Friday, November 16, with the Cape Town Blitz taking on the Tshwane Spartans .

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  14. South Africa:Young, Broke and in DebtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    Buyi Myeni* dreads phone calls from unknown numbers and emails from unknown sources. Every time an unidentified caller rings, he fears a debt collector is about to hound him.

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  15. SA Youth Olympians not playing games in Buenos AiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    The South African team will return from the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires with a few firsts and a handful of medals. The team won just one medal at the 2014 Games in Nanjing, China, courtesy of Gezelle Magerman's gold in the 400m hurdles.

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  16. Alarm bells as KZN runs out of ARVs, contraceptives, BCGRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    KwaZulu-Natal with the highest HIV prevalence rate, is among the provinces hit by the shortages of antiretroviral drugs and other essential medicines, which has developed over the past two months. The Stop Stockouts Project , which monitors and reports on shortages of essential medicines in South Africa, announced the national shortage this week.

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  17. Sport24.co.za | Strong local flavour to Durban Heat squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News24

    An exciting draft for the inaugural Mzansi Super League saw the Durban Heat select a strong, well balanced squad with a decidedly local flavour for the much-anticipated T20 tournament kicking off on 16 November. Following the announcement that Durban-born Hashim Amla was to be the South African marquee player for the Heat, in the first round of the draft the Durban side selected Afghanistan superstar and world beating leg-spinner Rashid Khan as their international marquee player.

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  18. Sport24.co.za | SA Davis Cup team feeling positive for Portugal showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News24

    Lisbon, Portugal After two days of working out with the South Africa team, captain Marcos Ondruska feels the players are in their best possible shape yet ahead of the weekend's upcoming Euro Africa Group 1 play-off Davis Cup tie against Portugal, starting on Friday. Speaking at Wednesday afternoon's pre-draw press conference at the tie venue, Club Interncional de Football, in Lisbon, Portugal, Ondruska said he is very pleased with the condition of the players.

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  19. .com | Weather update: Rain for north-western parts of SARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News24

    Limpopo, Mpumalanga and parts of KwaZulu-Natal can expect isolated thundershowers on Wednesday while the rest of the country remains dry. Minimum temperatures are expected to be cold and cool across most parts of the country, while the northern border will be warm.

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  20. .com | There's a snake on my stoep! This is how to handle slithery visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News24

    Spitting cobras, black mambas, puff adders These are just some of the snakes that are slithering about as spring brings rain and warmer temperatures to South Africa's provinces. And these snakes don't just roam the bush.

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